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“Bad News from Europe Could Potentially Benefit the U.S. and China” – Franco Parisi, Alexandria Lyon and Matthew Parkin

Since joining the Rawls College of Business in August 2014, Visiting International Scholar Franco Parisi has worked with students in the Rawls Business Leadership Program and his finance courses to look at real-world business issues on an international level. He recently partnered with Alexandria Lyon and Matthew Parkin to discuss Europe’s dilemma with the euro, […]

Dr. Stephanie Thomas Receives 2014 DSJIE Outstanding Teaching Brief

Dr. Stephanie Thomas, assistant professor of practice in the Area of Marketing, recently had her publication, “Teaching Supply Chain Management Complexities: A SCOR Model Based Classroom Simulation,” selected as the 2014 Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education (DSJIE) Outstanding Teaching Brief. The paper, which was published in July 2014, was co-authored with G. Scott Webb of […]

Marketing Ph.D. Candidate Xinchun Wang has Manuscript Accepted for Publication

Xinchun Wang, a Ph.D. candidate in the Area of Marketing, recently had his manuscript, “Using external knowledge to improve organizational innovativeness: Understanding the knowledge leveraging process,” accepted for publication in the Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing. This research was co-authored with Dr. Dennis Arnett, John B. Malouf Professor of Marketing, and Dr. Limin Hou, […]

Rawls Welcomes Visiting Professor Dino Villegas, Ph.D., from Chile

The Rawls College welcomes Visiting Professor Dino Villegas, Ph.D., who joins the college after extensive professional and academic experience in Chile. As Visiting Professor, Dr. Villegas teaches International Marketing (MKT 4358) and Sales Management (MKT 4359), where he hopes to use his knowledge of the international business sector to positively influence students’ thinking. “Students need […]

Rawls Welcomes Yitzhak Fried, Ph.D., as Area Coordinator of Management

The Rawls College of Business proudly announces the appointment of Yitzhak Fried, Ph.D., who will serve as the Trinity Professor of Management and Area Coordinator of the Area of Management. He brings a wealth of knowledge in the areas of organizational behavior and human resource management. Fried joins the Rawls College after serving as a […]

Kelsey Zickefoose Honored as Staff Employee of the Quarter

Kelsey Zickefoose, who serves as a unit coordinator for the Rawls College Graduate and Professional Programs, has been awarded the Rawls College Staff Employee of the Quarter. Kelsey joined the Rawls College in August 2013 and is currently enrolled in the MBA for Working Professional Program, where she will graduate in August 2016. In her […]

Digital Badges Give Rawls College Students a Competitive Edge

In an effort to highlight students’ strengths on increasingly popular social networking sites such as LinkedIn, the Rawls College of Business now offers digital badges. These badges provide students a competitive edge when utilizing social networks during their job search. Badges serve as endorsements that the student possesses a skill set or has held a […]

Nikki Bohannon Receives Chancellor’s Colonel Rowan Award for Execution

Nikki Bohannon, unit coordinator for the Area of Management, was awarded the Chancellor’s Colonel Rowan Award for Execution due to her exemplary performance and dedication to student success. A major contributor to her receiving the award was Nikki’s role in leading the college’s initiative to expand curriculum which will enable students to obtain a concentration […]

Rawls Students Receive Scholarship Support for Studying Abroad

The Rawls College would like to congratulate the following students who received scholarships for study abroad programs for the Spring semester. Throughout next semester, these students will be studying in Japan, England, Spain, Greece, France, Ireland, Czech Republic, Australia, Italy and the United Arab Emirates. In total, there was over $50,400 in scholarships received. Daniel […]

Chelsey Betenbough Honored as Rawls Fall 2014 Banner Bearer

Chelsey Betenbough will represent the Rawls College of Business as the banner bearer for the Fall 2014 Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 13. Betenbough is graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in both Marketing and Management. “My time at the Rawls College has been excellent, and I’ve enjoyed every moment of it,” […]